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Boston Revolutionary History Guided Walking Tour

Boston Revolutionary History Guided Walking Tour

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Make history engaging, and save yourselves the trouble of navigating through Boston. Learn the amazing history of the Revolutionary War in an experiential way on a small-group walking tour of Boston. See the major sights and hidden gems of the city in chronological order and experience the passion and drama of this era in history. Leave with a deep understanding of the twisting road to revolution and the mindset that built America.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$44.00
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US$44.00
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Historic Discovery Guided Boston Mini-Bus Tour

Historic Discovery Guided Boston Mini-Bus Tour

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Boston is a city rich in early American history, with legends dating back to the Revolutionary War. To uncover the city's storied past—from the Boston Tea Party to the ride of Paul Revere—no traveler should miss this history-packed packed, daylong sightseeing tour. Explore Boston, Cambridge, and Lexington, and see historic locations on the Freedom Trail. Enjoy lunch at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, at your own expense, and end your day with a visit to an old warship, the USS Constitution.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$94.94
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US$94.94
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Preview Boston Mini-Bus Tour

Preview Boston Mini-Bus Tour

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For travelers with just a few hours to explore, this half-day Boston bus tour is the best way to see more in less time. Starting out along the Charles River, travelers cruise to nearby towns, including Concord, Lexington, and Cambridge—home of Harvard, America's premier university. On the tour, enjoy sights from the American Revolutionary War, and pass the former homes of literary legends, all while enjoying your guide's narration on Boston's storied past.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.00
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US$56.00
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Boston to Plymouth Small Group Day-Trip with Plimoth Plantation & Mayflower II

Boston to Plymouth Small Group Day-Trip with Plimoth Plantation & Mayflower II

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Discover historic New England as you explore two iconic Massachusetts destinations on this full-day tour from Boston. Travel through Quincy, MA, the birthplace of two U.S. Presidents, and journey along the state's South Shore coastal area on route to Plymouth. Explore the 400-year-old town's harbor, enjoy lunch (own expense), view Plymouth Rock, and tour Plimoth Plantation. You'll also board the Mayflower II and learn the fascinating history of the Pilgrim's.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$126.94
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US$126.94
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North End Neighborhood Food Tour

North End Neighborhood Food Tour

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Taste only the best in Boston’s North End. This foodie tour takes you to a careful selection of award-winning restaurants throughout this historic neighborhood. Stop by Best of Boston winners to sample the city’s top pizza, sandwiches, and bread. Sample cannoli and visit an Old World salumeria shown on the Travel Channel. Learn about Boston’s rich culinary history, and end your tour with a delicious family-style pasta dinner.
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  • 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$90.00
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US$90.00

Boston's Freedom Trail, 3 tours in 1, Smart Phone Guided Tour (GPS) - go anytime

Boston's Freedom Trail, 3 tours in 1, Smart Phone Guided Tour (GPS) - go anytime

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WalknTours is your personal tour guide. Pro Narration, theatrically crafted, go anytime. 1 purchase works on 4 devices. 3 Tours in 1. Contactless and social distance friendly. 3 Tours in 1 Experience 1. The Freedom Trail Part 1 - Revolutionary Boston 2. The Freedom Trail Part 2 - The North End 3. The Freedom Trail Part 3 - Charlestown, Bunker Hill and the USS Constitution Simply go to the Boston Common Visitors Center, press play and put your phone in your pocket. From there you are guided turn by turn along the revolutionary streets of Boston. Listen on headphones, bluetooth speakers or your phone. What makes this tour special? -The revolutionary narrator is one of a kind. Immersive. -It's guided by your personal tour guide (AKA the WalknTours technology tour technology) -This is not a fact dumping tour. It's a freedom trail adventure. -Go anytime. Go at your own pace -Great bang for your buck. Get the revolutionary adventure for a fraction of the price of other tours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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US$7.99
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US$7.99
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Boston to Newport Small-Group Day Trip with Breakers & Elms Mansion Admission

Boston to Newport Small-Group Day Trip with Breakers & Elms Mansion Admission

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Escape the hustle of the city and get away to the tranquility of Newport, Rhode Island, on a guided, small-group day tour from Boston. This quaint coastal town, known as America’s First Resort, is the perfect getaway and just 70 miles south of Beantown. Explore the Breakers mansion, the most grandiose of Newport’s summer mansions. Visit attractions like the Ocean Drive Historic District, the St Mary’s Church complex and the U.S. Naval War College, among others. Hotel pickup and drop-off plus a snack, guidebook and discount offer card are included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$113.36
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US$113.36
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Sweet & Savory South End Neighborhood Food Tour

Sweet & Savory South End Neighborhood Food Tour

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Discover the South End in a fun and memorable way with this Sweet & Savory Food Tour. Make your way through this iconic Boston neighborhood, stopping for treats like Venezuelan appetizers and French-Cambodian cuisine. As you walk, admire the architecture and learn about the area’s rich cultural history. Your guide will share insider knowledge and point out hidden gems along the way.
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  • 3 hours
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US$83.00
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US$83.00

Boston's Freedom Trail GPS Self-Guided Audio Walk on Your Phone.

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Boston's Freedom Trail GPS Self-Guided Audio Walk on Your Phone.

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Walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War heroes, discover the story of Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride, and relive the fight for American Independence with a self-guided audio tour! Journey back in time to historic Boston in the days of George Washington, Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and their revolutionary collaborators. Learn about everything from Boston Common (the heart of colonial Boston) to Bunker Hill (site of the first Revolutionary War battle) -- and everything in between at your own pace. Here's how it works: Within 30 min, we'll send you two things: a unique password and an app. Download the app onto your phone, enter the password, and download the tour. When you arrive, go to the Boston Common Visitor Center, launch the app, and follow the instructions! Stick to our recommended route for the best experience. This tour doesn’t include entrance to attractions along the route. Check pandemic rules and opening hours before your visit.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$4.00
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Tour-in-Four -- A Private four hour walking & driving city tour

Tour-in-Four -- A Private four hour walking & driving city tour

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Private tours are priced per GROUP, not per person. This amazing tour is for those who want more than a driving tour but not a ton of walking.(aprox. 90 minute walk) Stroll through the historic North End. Have a snack from a famous North End pastry shop. Go inside the Old North Church and see Paul Revere's house, Explore Copp's Hill Burial Ground and learn about the "Spite House", the "Brink's Job" robbery. and the Great Molasses Flood. Visit the USS Constitution, and go up Bunker Hill where the first organized battle of the Revolutionary war took place. Learn how the Colonists lost that battle but won at the same time. Ride through Downtown, up Beacon Hill, The Back Bay, Fenway and over to Cambridge to see Harvard & MIT. You will see the entire city in half a day. ​Learn all about our history as well as what makes Boston such a great 21st century city. We can confirm tour start time after booking is complete. Weekday tours during the school year tours can only start after 2:30PM
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$426.67
per group
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US$426.67
per group
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Bowling, Bites & Boat Ride Small Group Tour

Bowling, Bites & Boat Ride Small Group Tour

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Benefit from a half-day tour of East Boston that highlights the distinctive flavor of the district. Go bowling at a candle-pin bowling alley that retains the retro atmosphere of its 1950 opening, then stroll past a variety of ethnic food spots on Meridian Street and sample some tasty snacks. Finally, take in the waterfront and Boston Shipyard before popping into a cider house for tastings of their brews.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$102.30
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US$102.30
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The Art of Paul Pedulla

The Art of Paul Pedulla

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Discover Boston’s thriving SoWa Art and Design District—and meet one of the city’s acclaimed local artists, Paul Pedulla—during this studio visit, talk, and neighborhood tour. Meet at Pedulla’s studio space; with a maximum of 10 attendees, this small-group tour provides an intimate way to learn about his work and about the Boston art scene. Following the tour and talk, you’ll receive a guide to SoWa’s other highlights, and can continue exploring independently.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$26.67
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US$26.67

Boston's Freedom Trail - Smart Phone guided (GPS) walking tour - go anytime

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Boston's Freedom Trail - Smart Phone guided (GPS) walking tour - go anytime

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Interactive, immersive and on demand experience of the classic Freedom Trail on your phone. High quality narration. 1 purchase works on 4 phones (iOS and Android) Simply go to the Boston Common Visitors Center, press play and put your phone in your pocket. From there you are guided turn by turn along the revolutionary streets of Boston covering the classic tour of the freedom trial. Listen on headphones, bluetooth speakers or your phone. What makes this tour special? -The revolutionary narrators are fantastic. And the sound editing will make you forget it's technology that's guiding you. - It's guided by your personal tour guide (AKA the WalknTours technology tour technology) -This is not a fact dumping tour. It's a freedom trail adventure. -Go anytime. -Great bang for your buck.
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  • 30 to 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$3.50
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6-Day Tour East Coast Tour (Boston Departure)(BO6)

6-Day Tour East Coast Tour (Boston Departure)(BO6)

Itinerary will be change in the winter due to certain attraction close for winter. 1. [Delicacy] Boston lobster dinner and New England clam chowder! 2. [Accommodation] All deluxe hotels. 3. [Expert] Tour experts. The only tour operator provides 24/7 uninterrupted customer service hotline. 4. [Explore] Visit 6 noted cities in US. Have a taste of the elegant lifestyle of New York. Understand the historical importance and heritage of Boston. Enjoy the majestic view of the natural wonder, Niagara Falls. In-depth tour inside the campus of Ivy Leagues’ Harvard, and visit the one of the top science research university, MIT. 5. [Entertainment] Learn about US politics, economy, culture, and education system using the shortest amount of time.
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  • 6 days
From
US$560.00
Price varies by group size
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US$560.00
Price varies by group size

Boston Instagram Tour: Most Famous Spots (Private & All-Inclusive)

Boston Instagram Tour: Most Famous Spots (Private & All-Inclusive)

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Our Boston Instagram Tour will take you to the most Instagrammable spots in Boston all in one day. If you are looking for some history, delicious food and a ton of great photos, then this is the tour for you! The morning will start with a private pickup directly from your hotel by one of our friendly, local guides. From there your tour will begin as you start your drive in one of our comfortable, spacious and air-conditioned vehicles. This full-day tour will be fully packed with famous landmarks, vintage architecture, secretly located spots and much much more! ==== Full schedule 10:00 AM - Pick up from Hotel 10:15 AM - Commonwealth Avenue Mall 10:30 AM - See Fenway Park 11:00 AM - Copley Square 11:30 AM - Check out America’s most photographed street 12:00 PM - Boston Public Garden 12:45 PM - Lunch at Boston Chowda Co 1:45 PM - Faneuil Hall 2:30 PM - North End 3:30 PM - Long Wharf 4:15 PM - Boston Harborwalk 4:45 PM - Return to hotel 5:00 PM - Arrive at hotel
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$749.00
Price varies by group size
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US$749.00
Price varies by group size
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Boston Walk Through History Private Tour All-Inclusive

Boston Walk Through History Private Tour All-Inclusive

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Our Boston Walk Through History Tour will take you to the most historic spots in Boston in one day. If you are looking for a bit of delicious food, some great photos, and a ton of American History, then this is the tour for you. The morning will start with meeting with your friendly local guide. From there your tour will begin as you start your day walking through Boston and exploring the most historic landmarks in Boston. ==== Full schedule 9:00 AM- Meet your guide Park Street Station 9:15 AM- Arrive at Boston Common 9:30 AM- Arrive at Massachusetts State House 10:00 AM- Granary Burying Ground 10:20 AM- Mesmerizing Kings Chapel 10:45 AM- Learn about the Old South Meeting House 12:00 PM- Boston Massacre Site 12:15 PM- Lunch! 1:00 PM- Faneuil Hall Marketplace 1:30 PM- Go to Paul Revere's House 1:50 PM- The Old North Church 2:30 PM- Walk along Griffin’s Wharf 3:00 PM- Get dropped off by your guide at the Boston South Station
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$279.00
Price varies by group size
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US$279.00
Price varies by group size
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Boston Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Boston Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Meet up with a guide from Lokafy for a custom walking tour of Boston that’s like having a local friend to show you around the city. Before meeting up, connect with the guide by phone or chat to customize the experience to your interests, whether you’re curious about the coolest Boston neighborhoods or searching for the best local restaurants.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$32.00
Price varies by group size
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US$32.00
Price varies by group size
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Walking tour of Boston's Freedom Trail and more!

Walking tour of Boston's Freedom Trail and more!

There are many Freedom Trail tour options in Boston, but why be shuttled on a trolley tour or be limited by the route of a duck tour when you can see it all on a customized, tour with your own private guide. Our options are limitless as we can arrange a custom tour to fit your group's wishes. Our guides are the best in the business with many years of experience. Our tours are fun, factual and entertaining. Never boring!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$350.00
per group
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US$350.00
per group
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3-Day Tour Philadelphia+Washington D.C.+New York (Boston departure)(BND3)

3-Day Tour Philadelphia+Washington D.C.+New York (Boston departure)(BND3)

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Itinerary will be change in the winter due to certain attraction close for winter. 1. Visit the capital of USA—Washington DC, go inside of US Capitol, take pictures with the Supreme Court and Library of Congress 2. Be on the top of Philadelphia—One Liberty Observation 3. Taking National Ferry Cruise of Washington DC for sightseeing the city 4. Visit the symbol of New York State - Empire State Building.
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  • 3 days
From
US$188.00
Price varies by group size
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US$188.00
Price varies by group size

The Great Cannoli Tour

The Great Cannoli Tour

Ciao. Welcome to the North End, the Little Italy of Boston. I hope you’re hungry. During our walk I will take you to the local cannoli shop that Food Insider declared as the best Cannoli in Boston, the one the locals eat at. On our experience we will visit 4 Cannoli shops, I’ll share story of the Italian immigrants, we will see the Prado, Old North where Paul Revere saw those lanterns, hear about why Sicilian immigrants came to Boston, discover immigrant stories, the rise of the Mafia and walk down historic Salem street. You will also learn a bit of the history of Cannoli. Mama mia, your friends will all be jealous. Join me for my tasty adventure in the North End, Boston. What makes this tour special? - Pro voice overs, scripts and sound. - Go anytime. This is flexible on your schedule. - Start anytime. Go at your own pace - Take the Virtual Tour anytime - Great bang for your buck - Freedom trail from start to end - Walking experience like no other
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  • 30 minutes
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US$5.00
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US$5.00

Best of Boston Tour - Private Safe Tour

Best of Boston Tour - Private Safe Tour

This small-group tour of Boston highlights the most prominent sites and attractions in the city. It includes a visit to: the USS Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument, Skywalk Observatory, Quincy Market and a Boston Harbor Cruise. You will also enjoy a narrated drive through the city passing by multiple points of interest, including: MIT, Harvard University and Fenway Park. Tour includes: • Narrated driving tour through Boston while passing multiple points of interest, including: MIT, Harvard University and Fenway Park • Visit to USS Constitution • Visit to Bunker Hill Monument • 60-minute, narrated Boston Harbour Cruise boat ride • Admission to Skywalk Observatory for a birds-eye view of Boston and • surrounding area • Visit to the New England Holocaust Memorial and Great Hall • Visit to Quincy Market (food and souvenirs available for purchase here) • Pick up and drop off from anywhere in downtown Boston
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$184.80
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US$184.80
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6-Day U.S East Coast Tour (Boston departure) BO6U

6-Day U.S East Coast Tour (Boston departure) BO6U

Itinerary will be change in the winter due to certain attraction close for winter. 1. [Delicacy] One Meal of Chinese Fusion Buffet 2. [Accommodation] All deluxe hotels. 3. [Expert] Tour experts. The only tour operator provides 24/7 uninterrupted customer service hotline. 4. [Explore]Visit 5 noted cities and 2 famous schools in USA. Have a taste of the elegant lifestyle of New York. Visit the iconic city that is the heart of a powerful nation, Washington D.C. Understand the historical importance and heritage of Philadelphia. Enjoy the majestic view of the natural wonder, Niagara Falls. 5. [Entertainment] Learn about US politics, economy, culture, and education system using the shortest amount of time.
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  • 6 days
From
US$560.00
Price varies by group size
From
US$560.00
Price varies by group size

5-Day Tour East Coast (Boston Departure) (BO5)

5-Day Tour East Coast (Boston Departure) (BO5)

Itinerary will be change in the winter due to certain attraction close for winter. 1. [Delicacy] Boston lobster dinner and New England clam chowder! 2. [Accommodation] All deluxe hotels. 3. [Expert] Tour experts. The only tour operator provides 24/7 uninterrupted customer service hotline. 4. [Explore] Visit 6 noted cities in US. Have a taste of the elegant lifestyle of New York. Understand the historical importance and heritage of Boston. Enjoy the majestic view of the natural wonder, Niagara Falls. In-depth tour inside the campus of Ivy Leagues’ Harvard, and visit the one of the top science research university, MIT. 5. [Entertainment] Learn about US politics, economy, culture, and education system using the shortest amount of time.
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  • 5 days
From
US$475.00
Price varies by group size
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US$475.00
Price varies by group size

Private 4-hour Walking Tour in Boston with official tour guide

Private 4-hour Walking Tour in Boston with official tour guide

Enjoy this private half day walking tour with your own official tour guide and explore the vibrant city of Boston. Get ready to explore the most emblematic and nicest spots in this wonderful city. You will meet the guide in a central point or in your hotel centrally located in Boston who will take you on this private tour. You will be able to visit The Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Quincy Market and many more fantastic sites in the home of the first subway system of the United States. Once we start the tour, we offer you to visit, amongst other sites Trinity Church Boston Common Massachusetts State House Boston City Hall HarborWalk Faneuil Hall Marketplace North End - SAVE COVID-19 SAFE - As this is a private tour we take care of maintaining social distance
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$243.70
Price varies by group size
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US$243.70
Price varies by group size
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